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Is It Permissible to Have a Child Through In Vitro Fertilization?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: I am a carrier of a gene mutation that I have already passed on to one of my children and she died at a young age due to this.  My husband and I would like to have more children, our doctors recommended using a donor egg because the […]

The Virtues of Having Children

Answered by Sidi Tabraze Azam Question: What are the virtues of a) pregnancy, and b) having a stillborn baby? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I hope you are in the best of health and spirits insha’Allah. One of the benefits Imam Ghazali (Allah be pleased with him) mentions in his tremendous work, The […]